Schnucks Chooses XATA for Fleet Visibility and Efficiency

Jan 14, 2010, 11:00 ET from XATA Corporation

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XATA Corporation (Nasdaq: XATA), a leader in fleet optimization software and services, today announced that St. Louis-based Schnuck Markets, Inc., a family-owned and operated food and pharmacy company since 1939, has selected XATA for its fleet management solution.

With more than 100 stores across seven states, Schnucks serves customers in Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa, Tennessee and Mississippi.  Schnucks will use XATANET's fleet operations software platform and services for real-time communications and for monitoring the performance of its 85-vehicle fleet of trucks.

"A growing company like Schnucks will benefit greatly from intelligent fleet management technology," said David Gagne, executive vice president, field operations, XATA Corporation.  "The visibility XATANET provides will enhance Schnucks fleet operations, resulting in a safer, more efficient fleet that will also save costs and enhance customer service."

"Schnucks is one of the few grocers that distributes its own goods, and the ability to improve our fleet operations and provide exceptional customer service is critical as we face growing industry demands," said Bob Kramer, director of transportation, Schnucks.  "With XATANET, we are confident we will enhance fleet productivity, safety and compliance."

About XATA

Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, XATA Corporation (NASDAQ: XATA) is an expert in optimizing fleet operations by reducing costs and ensuring regulatory compliance for the trucking industry. With the introduction of XATANET in 2004, our customers now have access to vehicle data anywhere, anytime, through a fee-based subscription service. Our software and professional services help companies manage fleet operations, enhance driver safety and deliver a higher level of customer satisfaction. XATA provides expert services to develop the business processes required to deliver the profitability, safety and service level demanded by today's competitive transportation environments. XATA was the first company to introduce electronic driver logs and exception-based management reporting. For more information, visit or call 1-800-745-9282.  

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